Senator Wendell Ford and Government Shutdown
By: admin - 03 October 2013 - 0 Comments

The latest episode of Saving Stories on WUKY features Nunn Center Director Doug Boyd talking to Alan Lytle about an oral history interview with Senator Wendell H. Ford featuring a frank discussion about political gridlock, [...]

Kentucky Bourbon Tales
By: admin - 17 September 2013 - 0 Comments

We can now officially announce Kentucky Bourbon Tales, a partnership with the Kentucky Distillers Association and Bourbon industry to document an industry that is so vital to Kentucky’s history and culture.  Read this story for more [...]

Supreme Court Justice Stanley Reed Oral History Project
By: admin - 21 June 2013 - 0 Comments

Today in 1788 (June 21)  the US Constitution was ratified. The Nunn Center  has very strong collections pertaining to government and public policy–including extensive oral history  collections with two Supreme Court Justices–Fred Vinson and [...]

Remembering D-Day–June 6, 1944
By: admin - 06 June 2013 - 1 Comment

In honor of the upcoming anniversary of D-Day,  I point you toward an episode of Saving Stories we did on WUKY a few years ago featuring clips from an interview with Jesse Beazley.  Mr. [...]